Premises Liability

LA CROSSE PREMISES LIABILITY LAWYERS

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Western Wisconsin Slip-and-Fall Injury Lawyers

Have you or someone you care about been injured because of the negligence of a property owner? You may have the right to seek compensation for pain and suffering, medical bills, lost wages and other costs. These claims are referred to as premises liability claims, and the office of Gregory J. Egan of O’Flaherty Heim Egan & Birnbaum Ltd. can help you pursue these claims to get the compensation you need.

We have more than 30 years of experience serving accident victims in La Crosse and the surrounding parts of western Wisconsin, as well as Winona and the surrounding parts of southeast Minnesota. Over the years, we have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for victims of property owner negligence just like you.

Results in All Types of Premises Liability Cases

Our attorneys handle all types of unsafe property claims against businesses, landlords, homeowners and other property owners. These claims include:

  • Dog bites
  • Slip and falls
  • Swimming pool accidents
  • Crimes and inadequate security
  • Accidents around construction sites

Slip-and-Fall Accidents

Owners of restaurants and grocery stores must take reasonable steps to prevent the accumulation of liquid on a floor that may cause the floor to be slippery. There is a duty to prevent the artificial accumulation of ice by putting salt or sand on the surface to lessen danger. Holes in sidewalks or raised cracks should be repaired or barricaded and marked with a warning sign. The same obligations apply to all building owners, including buildings that are owned by federal, state or local government.

When property owners fail to follow reasonable and often simple steps to keep walkways clear, the result is often a slip-and-fall or trip-and-fall accident. We take on negligent property owners in these all-too-common cases.

Negligent Security

Property owners must also take reasonable steps to make sure proper security measures are implemented to reduce the risk of crimes such as robbery, rape and assault. Hotels, certain public buildings and correctional institutions have a duty to employ security staff, use security cameras and keep potentially dangerous areas well-lit in order to deter crime. When these businesses fail to follow the steps they should have, we will hold them accountable.

Call for Justice — Starting With a Free Consultation

We only charge a fee if we are successful in getting you justice and compensation.

To discuss your case with a La Crosse premises liability attorney for free, call us toll free at 800-658-9448. You can also send us an e-mail.

O’Flaherty Heim Egan & Birnbaum, Ltd.
U.S. Bank Place
201 Main Street, 10th Floor
La Crosse, WI 54601
Toll Free 800-658-9448
Local 608-784-1605
Fax: 608-785-1303
Email | La Crosse Law Office

Gregory J. Egan is Certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

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